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The First Home Run Derby

Tonight, you can watch the Home Run Derby, a part of the All Star events since 1985. There will be high-tech distance trackers for every home run and plenty of chatter as the players smack dozens of baseballs out of Petco Park in San Diego. 75 more words


ABC Announces New Measures To Prevent Repeat Of The Poor Speaking On Q&A

With controversy still swirling over after self-confessed poor person Duncan Storrar managed to break through the ABC’s Q&A  strict vetting process to directly speak to a visibly shocked government representative, ABC head Mark Scott has assured a shaken nation the show will install tougher measures to ensure there will be further risk of hearing from someone from the lowest tax bracket on TV. 263 more words

The UnAustralian

The Other Dave

Dave Hamada has to be the top fan of the LPGA. With 77 tournaments under his belt as a volunteer (add one more for this week). 98 more words


Vom Dschungel ins "Gelobte Land - From the Jungle into the "Promised Land"

Report about four Syrian refugees from Calais who who were ordered  by the British asylum and immigration to be allowed entry into Britain

Bericht über vier Migranten aus Calais, die trotz Einreisesperre nach England durften.



Retro Tuesday: The Year Celebrity Died?

FROM DAVID BOWIE to Glenn Frey, the first days of 2016 have seen an extraordinary number of well known, much-loved international celebrities pass on; the trend concurs with the ageing of the Baby Boomer generation — on whose watch the phenomenon of “celebrity” first appeared — and most of those who have succumbed in recent days are part of that generation. 984 more words


“It’s a testament to Mark,” he said.

It was, because Mark is a good man. And it wasn’t, because it happened thanks to a cadre of friends sitting down on the bench and taking up a long heavy oar. 368 more words